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Scammers taking advantage of virus situation


Last updated 4/1/2020 at 10:46am

Experts are warning residents of numerous scams that may pop up related to the coronavirus.

The company CPR Call Blocker has identified several hoaxes, including fake test kits, FDIC deposit impersonators, charity scams, healthcare impersonators, student loan scams, and more.

“As more and more restrictions are put into place in the U.S., we predict that scammers are going to take advantage of more people being at home and, with many of those people also being distracted or stressed about the coronavirus situation, this could be a recipe for disaster,” said Chelsea Davies of CPR Call Blo...

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